Category: Mortgage Litigation

Commercial Mortgage Litigation

A mortgage is a loan issued for the purchase of real property that is secured by the property purchased.  Should a person be unable to make their loan payments, the lender may choose to initiate a foreclosure and repossession of the property.  For the person who invests in commercial property, the foreclosure of the property […]

What to Expect from Commercial Mortgage Litigation Fees

Commercial mortgage litigation fees can add up for a borrower, but in most cases, the fees will be minimal in comparison to what can be lost from a ruling in favor of the lender. When a case goes to litigation, it generally is because the two parties involved have been unable to reach an agreement […]

Minimal Increase in Private Sector Jobs as Home Sales Drop

Recent reports indicate the private sector’s employment rate jumped somewhat in June. The rate of employment is a major component in the resurrection of consumer spending and makes up over two-thirds of the economy. Only, approximately, 13,000 private sector jobs were added in June—a number significantly lower than in May and far below analysts’ projections. […]

Hire an Attorney Before Submitting Your Commercial Loan Application

Homeowners and commercial property owners have been told time and time again that an attorney is the best resource to help them avoid the foreclosure of their property.  Many people only learn about the benefits of hiring an attorney after facing a financial hardship, but few understand the important services that attorneys can offer before […]

The Risks of Mortgage Litigation

For the homeowner who is facing foreclosure and who is unhappy with the level of assistance provided by their lender, mortgage litigation may be the only path to avoiding foreclosure available. Mortgage litigation is the presentation of a dispute before a court that relates to matters of mortgages, mortgage contracts, and mortgage payments.  Foreclosure cases […]

Mortgage Litigation Against Horizon Bank

Horizon Bank is one of the many lenders currently required participating in President Obama’s Home Affordable Modification Plan.  As a plan participant, the lender is eligible to receive incentives from the federal government for the modification of home mortgage loans.  Even with these incentives, however, the lender still refuses to modify loans on a regular […]